"MIR3 has experienced accelerated growth over the past several years.
We believe this is a direct result of the throughput, scalability and
reliability of our solution, which global companies demand," said MIR3 CEO
Amir Moussavian. "The MIR3 software platform, together with the strength of
the AT&T global network, has been used repeatedly by Fortune 1000 companies
to send notifications to and receive responses from groups of a few people up
to hundreds of thousands of people in just minutes, all over the world, on many
different devices, and in multiple languages."
"Effectively serving and satisfying our customers is our number one
priority, and we always welcome solutions that help us further ensure their
needs are met," said Joel Sklar, vice president of Triboro Maintenance.
"AT&T's wireless solutions are helping us serve more tenants every day,
transition quickly between jobs, and maximize our time and productivity on
site, making this an all-around enhancement to our daily performance and
"AT&T is enabling our industry-leading growth by bringing new
efficiencies to our day-to-day operations," said Glenn Thompson, Chief
Information Officer of Collect America. "We're committed to leading edge
technologies and trust world-class partners like AT&T in their ability to
deliver a consistent, reliable and secure network experience for us to continue
to change our industry.
"Federal agencies need to ensure that their employees inside and
outside the country can access information and communicate quickly in a secure
manner," said Don Herring, senior vice president, AT&T Government
Solutions. "With the reliability, security and global footprint of the
AT&T network, AT&T will help the State Department and its work force
collaborate and share data in a secure manner, regardless of
"While most universities today only offer Internet services for
authorized students, staff and faculty, we recognized an increasing need among
visitors for wireless Internet access on campus and wanted to make the service
available to everyone," said Jeff Reel, an Information Technology Services
director at Penn State. "Whether it's a prospective student, a visiting
parent or any other campus visitor who needs an instant Internet connection,
anyone can now use AT&T Wi-Fi to stay connected on our campuses."
"AT&T is providing the Utah Transit Authority a turn-key wireless
solution including the fastest 3G network and a rich customer experience,"
said Clair Fiet, chief technology officer of Utah Transit Authority. "It's
also an investment in the future, allowing us to track travel patterns and
improve our services for our customers as well as consider other potential
"Effective communication is vital to health care institutions. No
matter where they or their patients are, caregivers need immediate, real-time
information about each patient's condition and response to treatment," said
Amy Anthony, senior vice president of supply chain services at VHA.
"AT&T has a proven track record of providing reliable communications
services that meet our members' needs, which ultimately helps them provide high
quality care and improve patient outcomes."
"While it is our mission to provide a fun, enriching summer experience
for our youth participants, ensuring their constant security and safety is of
paramount importance," said Bernie Tessler, chief executive officer of
Oasis Children's Services. "Using AT&T's wireless devices and network,
we will have the opportunity to remain in constant communication with our teams
on the ground, furthering our ability to ensure they are always secure,
supported and, of course, having fun."
"We have a rich history of providing the best educational tools for our
students and support for our faculty and staff, so AT&T was a clear choice
for us because of their experience and expertise in offering premium Wi-Fi
service," said Harris Pastides, USC President.
"The Broadway - San Antonio will be a premier luxury residence with an
unmatched lifestyle of sophistication, convenience, and the latest
technology," said Bart Koontz, developer of The Broadway - San Antonio.
"We wanted to provide an array of the finest products to meet the demands
of our buyers. Thanks to the arrangement with AT&T, these state-of-the-art,
fiber-based services will complement the incredible amenities and services of
the building, and will help set the standard for high-rise living in this
"Barnes & Noble pioneered the concept of retail stores as community
centers," said Steve Riggio, CEO of Barnes & Noble, Inc. "By
providing no-fee Wi-Fi access, we are not only meeting our customers' needs,
but extending the sense of community that has always been in our
"The Social Security Administration has a long, successful history of
serving the retirement needs of citizens throughout the country," said Don
Herring, senior vice president, AT&T Government Solutions. "AT&T
will help the agency provide a high-quality citizen service experience through
our MPLS infrastructure to accommodate an anticipated influx of new users,
including retiring, largely Internet-savvy baby boomers."
"The opportunities for reducing telecoms costs while improving service
and network performance are significant", said Stephen McGuckin, managing
director of IT services at Deutsche Post DHL. "This initiative will help us
pave the way for more cost efficiency throughout our U.S. operations and
provide a next generation platform to transform and enhance our network
services in the U.S. over the next five years."
"Our agreement with AT&T is an important step forward in a strategy
that began with our TNCInet sm Advantage network deployment. We must
deliver solutions that address the issues customers face today while making it
possible for them to benefit from the latest available technology. Our agents
must offer customers demonstrable improvements in cost, productivity, and
efficiency while paving the way for the future of their business as well,"
said Brian Twomey, president of TNCI. "We chose AT&T for its synergy
with our strategy including proven service portfolio, single interface,
provisioning and project management, so that we can focus on our agents and
"We are very proud to announce our relationship with AT&T" said
Richard Russell, PE, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Blue
City Company 1. "At Al Madina A'Zarqa, it is our goal to provide
state-of-the-art facilities to our residents and visitors. AT&T shares our
vision and working with them will help us provide the highest quality and
service standards. Al Madina A'Zarqa will be at par with the world's leading
"We are proud to be the first in Indiana to bring advanced
communications and entertainment services to a multi-unit residential community
using AT&T's fiber optic technology," said Gary Ritz, president,
Paragus Group. "With the AT&T Connected Communities deal, we're able to
offer our residents these state-of-the-art services, which are the perfect
accompaniment to the many other amenities we offer at Bluestone."
"Mobility and efficiency are essential for business leadership in
today's competitive marketplace," said Gary Caldwell, Chief Information
Officer, Herff Jones." AT&T is allowing us to easily conduct our
business all over the country, giving us more time and flexibility to connect
with customers to help them celebrate their academic and athletic moments of
achievement and excellence."
"With the AT&T network, we know we have the best technology in
place to continue building on the momentum of our newly merged company,"
said Bill Halnon, chief information officer of Republic Services. "We're
confident in AT&T's ability to deliver a consistent, reliable and secure
network experience across our enterprise."
AT&T will implement and manage Amtrak's Wireless Local Area Network
(WLAN) and Enhanced Virtual Private Network (EVPN) to help connect more than
400 locations and converge multiple networks to a single, global network
platform. AT&T will also manage 25,000 ports across Amtrak's Local Area
Network (LAN) and Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN). These technology
solutions will help Amtrak to simplify the management of its telecommunications
and support its efforts to deliver value to its customers faster.
Said Mr. Jan Reller, SCHOTT's Global CIO highlighted some of the key
challenges SCHOTT faced in defining its global networking strategy, "My
team has to ensure that our business critical applications can be accessed any
time anywhere with guaranteed performance indicators in an absolutely secure
environment. AT&T is the right provider to support SCHOTT on a global basis
to meet these objectives. SCHOTT's IT staff can now focus on core application
development and management which will further strengthen our market leading
"Our broad reach enables us to make a lasting impact on hundreds of
thousands of students each day, and it also allows us to give back to the
community in a variety of meaningful ways," said Joe D'Amico, president and
chief operating officer of Apollo Group. "Now, thanks to our national
purchasing power, we are able to leverage AT&T's vast portfolio of products
and services for the benefit of our Apollo Group family, while benefiting our
men and women in uniform and protecting the environment."
"The reliability and the performance of our global network are
fundamentally important for the heartbeat of the firm, as the business
processes of BSH are being carried through business platforms in a highly
consolidated manner. The wide-reaching network must deliver a service of
uniform quality for business-critical applications in all regions. We were
pleased with the services of the AT&T Business Solutions over the last few
years and are happy to be able to continue the valued partnership in the coming
years," said Dr. Jürgen Sturm, BIO BSH. "The company is a reliable
provider with comprehensive experience and competence as well as a globally
equipped service organization. There are possible areas for an expansion of the
cooperation through BSH's further regional growth."
"AT&T offers us the best technology roadmap, the most robust
network and the opportunity to increase our business velocity," said Mike
Ruchensky, CIO of Swift Transportation. "The ability to offer complete
solutions to meet our communication needs and provide the security and
reliability we sought made AT&T the clear choice for a long-term
"Meeting our customers' needs and providing car sharing products were
key drivers behind developing a wireless solution for Connect by Hertz,"
said Joseph Eckroth, senior vice president and chief information officer, The
Hertz Corporation. "We decided to work with AT&T because we needed a
reliable wireless provider whose network could go where our customers are
"The insight delivered from this solution is invaluable - providing
control, insight and accountability for managing our buses and other
vehicles," said Aric Taylor, manager, Routing and Scheduling, HISD.
"Remotely tracking our vehicles and drivers enhances our ability to deliver
Houston ISD students to school on time and keep them safe, which is our top
"Technology enables us to enrich the experience for our fans, who are
celebrating 40 years of Royals baseball this year," said Kevin Uhlich,
senior vice president of business operations for the Kansas City Royals.
"AT&T and Cisco not only enable us to put more fans in the seats, but
also generate additional revenue through offering innovative advertising
opportunities to our partners."
"A secure, reliable infrastructure for our applications is extremely
important to our business, as it helps ensure that our systems run efficiently
and without interruption,” said Julius Colina, I.T. manager of Hosting Strategy
at Wawa. “We are confident that AT&T Business Solutions will effectively
manage our applications and allow us to focus our internal resources on
fulfilling the daily needs of our customers."
"AT&T continues to provide us with quality mobility services that
keep our employees connected and communicating whether on site or remote,"
said Randy Knerr from the Mobility Solutions Group at Air Products. "We are
pleased to extend our relationship with AT&T and to position ourselves for
technologies such as Fixed Mobile Convergence and Unified
"Connecting our employees and bridging the distances between our home
markets is a key capability which is being rolled out through our World-Class
IT Infrastructure Initiative. AT&T's managed Telepresence Solution is a
critical component to enable this capability. Our teams will experience an
in-person meeting without having to travel frequently. We anticipate reduction
in travel time, costs, and realize other benefits including improved employee
safety and quality of life through this environmentally-friendly tool,"
said Bharat Amin, VP & CIO at BAE Systems Land & Armaments.
"Using AT&T's wireless network, physicians will now be able to
instantly monitor a patient's heart from virtually any location, making this
one of the latest steps in advancing patient care," said Frank Movizzo, CEO
of Mednet. "We look forward to expanding heart monitoring capabilities with
"Having a single source for all our Web needs allows the NCAA
technology team to develop greater online services for our business, our
student-athletes and their sports," said Jim Isch, Chief Financial Officer,
NCAA. "AT&T's world class solutions keep our site and applications in
peak performance around-the-clock, enhancing our productivity and our visitors'
Web site experience."
"The key objective was to architect a cost-effective data network
recovery solution, enabling our business to continue selling and servicing cars
as well as attend to our customers' needs in the event that there is a primary
data network outage at a dealership," said Chris Maritato, national
director, Business Technology Operations, Sonic Automotive. "AT&T came
in with a solution, giving us faster network services as well as a strong
partnership toward delivery execution. As a result, our company is able to
continue focusing on what we do best — automotive retail services."
"By implementing this new solution from AT&T, Office Depot will be
able to provide flexible IT systems that enable our customers to do business
with us the way they want to do business, while still ensuring the highest
levels of security," said Tim McGrath, vice president of Customer Service
for Office Depot. "Additionally, this new solution helps Office Depot meet
important PCI compliance requirements, providing an added level of confidence
for our customers."
"This initiative reinforces our commitment to provide innovative
solutions that enable our customers to increase efficiency and productivity
while also reducing carbon emissions," said Denita Willoughby, vice
president, AT&T External Affairs of the Greater Los Angeles area.
"AT&T is proud to work with the cities of Los Angeles and Long Beach on
this effort to help reduce emissions and improve air quality in the
"A secure wireless communications infrastructure is critical for first
responders and their emergency management operations," said Don Herring,
senior vice president, AT&T Government Solutions. "With the proven
reliability, bandwidth and speed of our network, AT&T Government Solutions
can help FEMA employees access the information they need for real-time decision
making in the field while ensuring they can collect, access and transmit this
information in a secure environment at all times, regardless of
"Parents and road warriors alike appreciate ways to make long drives
seem shorter," said Michael Caron, vice president of product and program
development at Avis Budget Group. "The AT&T CruiseCastSM service lets
our customers take their favorite channels with them on the road and makes
choosing to rent with Avis or Budget easier than changing the
"AT&T Business Solutions is providing a comprehensive and
cost-effective global networking solution that is designed to aid in the
production of our core business products," said Thad Dupper, president and
chief executive officer of Evolving Systems. "Similarly, Evolving Systems
is a valued supplier to AT&T operating companies, providing efficient
number porting and management solutions in support of their wireless and wired
"The Telepresence solution is a natural progression for us in our quest
to conserve energy and natural resources," said Jeff Meier, North American
chief information officer of Fujitsu. "AT&T Business Solutions is a
valued partner providing Fujitsu with a High Definition video solution while
meeting our environmentally focused objectives."